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Supriya Mohile (US)

Department of Medicine-Hematology/Oncology, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, United States

Supriya Gupta Mohile, M.D., M.S., is a board-certified geriatrician and oncologist and is actively moving forward the field of geriatric oncology.  She completed internship, residency, and fellowships in hematology/oncology and geriatrics at University of Chicago Medical Center, where she also earned a Master's degree in health outcomes research.  Dr. Mohile's fellowship was funded by an American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) and John Hartford Foundation initiative to train oncologists in the care of older patients.  Her research interests include the evaluation of patterns of care, health outcomes, and quality of life related to treatment for systemic cancer in older patients.  In 2013, she was awarded a Patient Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) Award and a National Cancer Institute (NCI) R01 to evaluate whether geriatric assessment can improve outcomes of older patients with cancer.  She directs the Specialized Oncology Care & Research in the Elderly (SOCARE) geriatric oncology clinic at the University of Rochester/Highland Hospital and is an integral member of the University of Rochester Cancer Center (URCC) NCI Community Oncology Research Program (NCORP) Research Base, which is directed by Dr. Gary Morrow.  She leads the Cancer Care Delivery Research (CCDR) efforts in the Research Base and sits on the CCDR Steering Committee at the NCI.  Dr. Mohile is an expert in geriatric oncology with over 148 publications in this area.  She is the Editor-in-Chief of the Journal of Geriatric Oncology.  She was the Chair for the ASCO Geriatric Oncology Task Force and the ASCO Geriatric Oncology Clinical Guideline panel.  She was also recipient of the prestigious B.J. Kennedy Award for Scientific Excellence in Geriatric Oncology in June 2018.

November 18, 2018
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8:00am to 9:00am Plenary session: Geriatric oncology - How research should influence clinical care and future research Plenary Room Etienne Brain (FR), Hans Wildiers (BE), Supriya Mohile (US), Dominique Bron (BE)